Things to do in Orange County, Aug. 11-Aug. 16 – Orange County Register

People sit in lawn chairs and on blankets to watch Shakespeare by the Seas free outdoor performance of “Hamlet, Prince of Denmark,” at Laguna Niguel’s Crown Valley Community Park. (Photo by Steven Georges, Orange County Register/SCNG))


Sunset Cinema movie series: Watch a screening of “A Bug’s Life,” at Yorba Regional Park. Food trucks will be serving on-site. Free parking. Various park locations. Free. 8 p.m. Yorba Regional Park, 7600 E. La Palma Ave., Anaheim.  

“The Long Start to the Journey”: A documentary about one man’s quest to hike the entire Appalachian Trail will screen inside the Soda Fountain Pavilion at Irvine Regional Park. Note: This is not a children’s film. 7 p.m. 1 Irvine Park Road, Orange. 714-973-6835 or

Movies Under the Stars: See the film “Voces Inocentes” (“Innocent Voices”) at The Source OC. The film is told through the eyes of Chava, a 6-year-old boy experiencing the civil war in El Salvador. Free popcorn will be served. Parking is free. 8 p.m. 6940 Beach Boulevard, Buena Park. 714-521-8858 or

Summer Freedom Festival 2017: Attend this weekend long music festival in Fountain Valley, with activities including more than 30 hours of live music, games, rides, entertainment, food, a beer garden and daily raffles. The festival will also host the first ever Sound of OC Competition and a Battle of the Bands, for groups ages 21 and younger. Free. Aug. 11-13. 12 p.m.-10 p.m. 16801 Euclid St., Fountain Valley. 714-702-5237 or  

Visit the Festival of Arts, on Saturday, Aug. 12 to see the Festival Runway Fashion Show, featuring designers creating clothing made from recycled materials. (Photo Courtesy of the Festival of Arts)


Festival Runway Fashion Show: Visit the Festival of Arts to watch artists compete for cash prizes by creating the most imaginative “found” design, where at least 80 percent of materials used are reclaimed, reused or recycled. A panel of judges chooses the winning looks, while members of the audience get to cast their vote for the People’s Choice Award. Free. 12-3 p.m. 650 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach. 949-497-6582 or

Live Music at Pacific City: Come out and listen to a live set by Mike Dena, who will be performing jazz, soul and blues. 1-4 p.m. Free. 21010 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach. 714-930-2345 or

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